Calendar of Events

The Friends of the Park manages and/or sponsors a number of events that celebrate the natural beauty and cultural heritage of Virgin Islands National Park.  These events aim to educate and connect visitors and the St. John community with the Park, as well as serving as fundraising opportunities in support of our programs.  

  In the interests of public health and safety, all in person Friends seminars, hikes, events and volunteer opportunities are canceled.  Please support out virtual events and fundraisers!   Thank you!


Ocean Week on St. John

October 10-17, 2020

Join us for Ocean Week on St. John one of our twice a year beach clean ups and help keep our beaches trash free! October's Ocean Week is in conjunction iwth the Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup began more than 30 years ago, when communities rallied together with the common goal of collecting and documenting the trash littering their coastline.  That passion for protecting our coastline and marine life is integral to what we do.
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Villas For The Park

2020 dates TBD

This online auction offers bidders the opportunity to stay in one of the wonderful villas, apartments, or hotels on St. John and raises funds to support Friends projects and programs.
2019 Info Here

Paddle the Park 2020

Friends of Virgin Islands National Park Paddle the Park Race historically gets our season off to a fun start and raises funds for marine conservation including turtle protection, mangroves and coral reef research.  

This year everyone is invited to paddle with us whereever you are!  Anyone who raises $45 or more on their fundraising page before Sunday, November 8, 2020 will receive a medal and a race jersey.  The top three money earners will be recognized so encourage your friends and family to sponsor you and help protect St. John's marine life.  

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